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Text of To allow the export or other provision of oil to Israel.

This bill was introduced on April 28, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Apr 28, 2004 (Introduced).

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108th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4235

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 28, 2004

(for himself, Mr. Ackerman, Mr. Waxman, Ms. Schakowsky, and Mr. Lantos) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on International Relations

A BILL

To allow the export or other provision of oil to Israel.

1.

Energy security of Israel

(a)

In general

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the President may export oil to, or secure oil for, any country pursuant to a bilateral international oil supply agreement entered into by the United States with such country before June 25, 1979, or to any country pursuant to the International Emergency Oil Sharing Plan of the International Energy Agency.

(b)

Memorandum of agreement

The following agreements shall be deemed to have entered into force by operation of law and shall be deemed to have no termination date:

(1)

The agreement entitled Agreement amending and extending the memorandum of agreement of June 22, 1979, entered into force November 13, 1994 (TIAS 12580).

(2)

The agreement entitled Agreement amending the contingency implementing arrangements of October 17, 1980, entered into force June 27, 1995 (TIAS 12670).